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GAME THREAD: West Virginia Mountaineers vs. Bellarmine Knights — Preview, pre-game updates, TV info, and more

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WHEN/WHERE

Date: Sunday, November 26, 2023

Tip-Off Time: 5:00 PM ET

Where: WVU Coliseum, Morgantown, West Virginia

WVU Basketball | Photo taken by Katie MacCrory



WATCH/LISTEN

Channel: Big 12 Now on ESPN+

Announcers: Andrew Caridi, Warren Baker & Angelica Trinone

Online Streaming: ONLY AVAILABLE ON ESPN+

Radio: Mountaineer Sports Network from IMG (Radio Affiliates) | WVU Gameday App (Apple | Android) | SiriusXM Channel 199 or online at SiriusXM 953

Radio Announcers: Tony Caridi

Betting Odds: West Virginia -8, Total 134 points via DraftKings Sportsbook

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THE ENEMY

Where are they from? Louisville, Kentucky

Series History: West Virginia is 1-0 all-time against Bellarmine. The Mountaineers and the Knights met for the first time in Morgantown on November 30, 2021, with WVU winning 74-55.

Record: 2-4

Record in 2022-23: 15-19 (9-9 ASUN)

Head Coach: Scott Davenport (19th Season)

NCAA Basketball: Bellarmine at Louisville Jamie Rhodes-USA TODAY Sports



PROBABLE STARTING LINEUP:

West Virginia Mountaineers: Kobe Johnson, Ofri Naveh, Josiah Harris, Quinn Slazinski, Jesse Edwards

Bellarmine Knights: Ben Johnson, Peter Suder, Garrett Tipton, Alec Pfriem, Langdon Hatton



PREGAME READING & UPDATES

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